Category: Knitting

Warm Ears

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Yesterday the family was expanded, of animal hats that is. With the colder weather I figured a little mouse and a cute fox should be created to keep some ears warm. They are… Read More

Recycling Yarn

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Wool is a dilemma for me. Since we slowly moved our lifestyle into a vegan lifestyle almost everything could be easily replaced. But as a knitter, wool is for me the hardest to… Read More

An Easter-themed Cat Toy – diy

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) After visiting a garden center, I came home with a pack of cat nip (besides some actual plants for the garden). And because I love my cats I had to drop all other… Read More

Still Sweater Weather

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Today it is almost double sweater weather, with temperatures of -2 degrees and some serious wind gusts. Good for me I finished the Harewoods1 sweater in time to actually wear it now that… Read More

Taking my knitting to the test

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Sometimes I like to stroll around on (the knitting platform) Ravelry, not only to see new patterns, but also to check what is possible with the yarn I have in my stash or… Read More

From Finish to Start

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) A very healthy, happy, green and creative 2018 for you! How was your start of the New Year? Mine was pretty relaxed, at least I tried, but I have trouble sitting still (those… Read More

Relax…and knit

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Although lately most of my time is spent renovating our house and everything that has to do with it, knitting remains a daily activity. Mostly for relaxation, but at the same time I… Read More

Stocking the online shop

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Slowly getting there! I am knitting my way through summer, by mostly knitting hats! Sounds crazy, right? But I am doing my best to stock up my online shop Green Grass Studios. These… Read More

Jong Cardigan

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) It is on a pretty hot day that I am writing about my recently finished, bulky, cardigan. Not a combination you would expect, but I think that has something to do with my… Read More

Knits and the quest for yarn

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Sometimes I am really surprised by how hard it is to find green(er) yarn. I find it important to know where the yarn comes from and if animals are being treated well. If… Read More